© 2018 by Andrea Welton. 

ANDREA WELTON

1988 Born Half Moon Bay, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION

2019          MFA, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA
2016          BFA, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2019          Teaching Associate, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

                  Drawing I

                  Drawing II

2018          Teaching Associate, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

                  Basic Painting I

2017          Teacher Assistant, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

                  Color Theory
                  Advanced Figure Drawing Basic Painting I
                  Art in Context

2009-13     Art Instructor/Manager, Little Artists, San Diego, CA

AWARDS, GRANTS, & RESIDENCIES

2019          Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT

                  The Arctic Hideaway, Fleinvaer, Norway

                  Brython Davis Fellowship, UCI, Irvine, CA
2018          Playa Summer Lake Residency, Summer Lake, OR

                  Dean’s Scholarship, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UCI, Irvine, CA

                  Research Travel Grant, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UCI, Irvine, CA

2017          Salmon Creek Farm, Albion, CA

2016          Picture Berlin Residency, Berlin, Germany
2015          Liegel Award, Fine Arts Department ACCD, Pasadena, CA

                  Art Center 100 Scholarship, ACCD, Pasadena, CA

SOLO/THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019           Beneath the Sky, Google LAX Bin1, Los Angeles, CA

                   The Shape of Content, Ochi Projects, Los Angeles, CA
                   Lidijia in the Buttermilks — Alabama Hills; Mono, Convict, June, UAG Gallery, Irvine, CA

2016           Monsoon, Fine Art Small Gallery ACCD, Pasadena, CA
2015           CAVE HEAVENS, Fine Art Small Gallery ACCD, Pasadena, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019           Now Trending, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

                   Großkreisentfernung Mail Art Exhibition, tête, Berlin, Germany

                   GLAMFA, Cal State Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

2018           COLOR VISION, Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA

                   Present Tense, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

                   Positive/Negative, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
                   The Great Compromise, UAG Gallery, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA

                   Sustainability and Public Good, CAA MFA Exhibition, Cal State LA Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017           Painting in the Abstract: Women Inspired by the Masters, Great Park Gallery, Irvine, CA
                   SoCal MFA Exhibition, Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA

                   FAR Bazaar, Cerritos College, Cerritos, CA

2016           2016 Southern California Baja Biennale, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

                   Ohrwurm, Meinblau Projektum, Berlin, Germany

                   Open Haus, Z/KU, Berlin, Germany
                   derive, tete, Berlin, Germany
                   Now Trending, Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019           VoyageLA Staff, “Meet Andrea Welton,” VoyageLA, March 26, 2019,

                       http://voyagela.com/interview/meet-   andrea-welton-studio-art-irvine/

2018           Haunt Journal of Art Volume 5, November 20, 2018 Evan Senn,

                       “Seeing in Color at Huntington Beach Art Center,” Art and Cake LA, June 3, 2018,

                        https://artandcakela.com/2018/06/03/seeing-in-color-at-huntington-beach-art-center/

2017           Dave Barton, “Great Park Gallery Highlights Local Female Abstract Painters in Exciting Exhibit,”

                       OC Weekly, September 14, 2017

2016           Jaymie Shearer, “Andrea Welton,” She Explores (blog), March 17, 2016,

                       http://www.she-explores.com/artistry/andrea-welton/

COLLECTIONS

Beth Rudin DeWoody, West Palm Beach, FL

AUCTIONS/BENEFITS

2020           California Cool Art Auction 2020, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA, 2019

2019           Silent Auction, Dinner with a Cause, Downtown Women’s Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2019